CHA Healthcare Singapore Pte Ltd and Singapore Medical Group Limited’s acquisition of 65% interest in City Fertility Clinics

Ashurst has advised CHA Healthcare Singapore Pte Ltd (CHA Healthcare) and Singapore Medical Group Limited (SMG) (together, the Consortium) on their acquisition of approximately 65% of City Fertility Clinics, which are operated by CFC Global Pty Ltd (CFC Global), the fourth largest fertility services provider in Australia. CFC Global operates seven clinics to provide laboratory, […]

Astra International’s US$150m acquisition of stake in Indonesian technology platform GO-JEK

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has advised Indonesian conglomerate PT Astra International Tbk (‘Astra International’) on the acquisition of a US$150m stake in Indonesian technology platform GO-JEK Group. Astra International has more than 200,000 employees and owns over 200 subsidiaries in a wide range of industry sectors from automotive to financial services. GO-JEK is a leading Indonesian […]

Genscript Biotech Corporation’s HK$1.27 billion shares capital offering

Slaughter and May, Hong Kong, advised Credit Suisse (Hong Kong) Limited, as manager, in relation to the HK$1.27 billion secondary placing of shares in Genscript Biotech Corporation held by KPCB China Fund, L.P. and KPCB China Founders Fund, L.P. The placing represents approximately 2.6% of the issued share capital of Genscript Biotech Corporation. Genscript Biotech […]

Triton’s acquisition of BFC Fahrzeugteile GmbH, a leading supplier of metal-based clamping profiles

Funds advised by Triton have successfully completed the acquisition of BFC Fahrzeugteile, one of the global market leading suppliers of metal-based clamping profiles for the automotive industry and a technology leader in its field. BFC is one of the global market leading suppliers of metal-based clamping profiles for the automotive industry and a technology leader […]

A-Living Services Co. Ltd.’s US$526m listing of shares on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has advised HSBC, Huatai Securities and Morgan Stanley as the joint global coordinators in the spin-off of A-Living Services Co. Ltd. from Agile Group Holdings Ltd. and the offering and separate listing of H shares of A-Living on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. The transaction involved the offering and listing of approximately […]

Stelux Holdings’s divesting its optical retail, optical wholesale and related healthcare businesses in Asia

Slaughter and May has advised Stelux Holdings International Limited in relation to the strategic disposal of its optical retail, optical wholesale and related healthcare businesses in Hong Kong, Macau, the PRC, Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand to Mr. Chumphol Kanjanapas (also known as Joseph C.C. Wong). Joseph C.C. Wong is Stelux’ Chairman, CEO and controlling shareholder. […]

JD Logistics’ $2.5 Billion Financing

Orrick has advised JD.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: JD) on the deal JD.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:JD), China’s largest retailer has entered into definitive agreements for the financing for its logistics subsidiary, JD Logistics, with investors including Hillhouse Capital, Sequoia China, China Merchants Group, Tencent, China Life, China Development Bank Capital FOF, China Structural Reform Fund and ICBC International, […]

Louis Dreyfus Company’s sale of its Africa-based fertilizers and inputs operations and its global metals business

Norton Rose Fulbright has advised global commodity business Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC) on the sale of both its Africa-based fertilizers and inputs operations and its global metals business. LDC completed the sale of the entire share capital of Fertilizers and Inputs Holding B.V, the holding company of its Africa-based fertilizers and inputs operations to Africa-focused […]

Australian Unity’s A$740 million refinancing of the corporate debt facilities and financing of the Specialist Rehabilitation and Ambulatory Care Centre

Ashurst has acted as the legal adviser to Australian Unity Funds Management Limited on the A$740 million refinancing of the corporate debt facilities for the Australian Unity Healthcare Property Trust (HPT) and the project financing for the construction of a new public hospital in Brisbane called the Specialist Rehabilitation and Ambulatory Care Centre (SRACC). The […]

Woodside Petroleum Ltd.’s A$2.5 billion equity raising

Herbert Smith Freehills is advising Woodside Petroleum Ltd. on its A$2.5 billion fully underwritten 1 for 9 renounceable pro-rata entitlement offer (with retail rights trading) announced to ASX on 14 February 2018. The proceeds from the equity raising will be used by Woodside to fund the acquisition of up to an additional 50% interest in […]

Mitsui O.S.K Lines’s signing a long-term contract for pioneering LNG bunker vessel

Clifford Chance advised Japanese shipowner Mitsui O.S.K Lines (MOL) on the tender process to provide a pioneering Liquefied Natural Gas bunker vessel (LNGBV) on long-term charter contract to Total Marine Fuels Global Solutions. This is the first LNGBV of this scale globally at 18,600 m³ to be built in China and delivered in 2020. The […]

Harbin Pharmaceutical’s $300 Million Investment in GNC Holdings

Ropes & Gray Advises Harbin Pharmaceutical in a $300 Million Strategic Investment and China Joint Venture with GNC Holdings, Inc. In addition, GNC and Harbin Pharmaceutical have agreed to form a joint venture for the manufacturing, marketing, sale and distribution of GNC-branded products in China. The transaction is expected to close in the second half […]